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Westbound Ecorse Road closed in Ypsilanti as police investigate accident where man was hit by car

Posted: 5:05 PM, Jul 22, 2016
Updated: 2016-07-22 21:05:55Z

Westbound Ecorse Road is closed in Ypsilanti after a man crossing the street was hit by a car.

The closure is at Rosewood. 

Police say a 60-year-old man was crossing Ecorse when he was hit by a car. Video from Chopper 7 shows a black Lincoln at the scene with damage to the front window.

We are told the driver stayed at the scene. 

The man's condition isn't known, but police say his injuries are serious. He was taken to the hospital by Huron Valley Ambulance. 

Police are investigating to see if speed was a factor in the accident. At this time they say it does not appear as if alcohol or drugs were a factor.